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and education. surveyusa asked that question two different ways. first, simple question: how certain are you to vote to raise taxes? the majority 38% said no. but when prop 30 was explained in detail the results were different. the majority said that they would vote to raise the sales tax temporarily by a quarter percent. and raise the income tax on those earning more than $250,000 a year. >>> thousands of californians are getting hit with a new fee to pay for fire prevention services. as cbs 5 consumerwatch reporter julie watts explains, what you have to pay depends on where you live. >>> reporter: >> this is a bill i got from the state of california for extra fire fees. >> reporter: the bill came last month and it caught barry by surprise. >> i didn't know what it was. i thought it was a scam. >> reporter: it wasn't. barry is one of more than 800,000 california homeowners who live in state responsibility areas highlighted in red here. they are now receiving bills averaging $150 to help cover the cost of preventing wildfires. and many are not pleased. >> i feel that i pay taxes already to o
.com. they are tackling a different issue every day. and today's topic by the way education. >> new unemployment claims have taken a dramatic dip falling to a four-year low. 339,000 people filed for first time benefits last week. that's 30,000 fewer than the week before. and the lowest number since february of 2008. but the numbers may not be accurate. the labor department says one state may not have finished processing its claims before the reporting deadline. it's not naming the state but does say it's a large one. >>> an argument between a man and his father ended with a deadly officer-involved shooting. it happened last night at an apartment on reeves street in santa clara. police thought they had resolved the issue between the two men but as they turned to leave, there was more yelling and police say the 41-year-old man was holding a knife against his 66-year-old father. >> despite the repeated commands to drop the knife, the son refused and fearing for the safety of the father, the officers -- three officers fired their weapons in order to stop the son's assault. >> as to why all three officers f
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